April 9, 2014, 8:45PM: UPS is rescinding the terminations of all 250 drivers according to a report posted by Teamsters Local 804.

April 8, 2014: An interview with Brooke Reeves, a Local 251 Steward at Rhode Island Hospital.

April 16. 2014: The Louisville Worldport Air Supplement “final offer” from UPS management was rejected by a whopping 94% last week. That’s Teamster solidarity.

We need change and the 2014 TDU Convention is a great place to lay the groundwork for the effort we need going forward.

"I can always count on good advice from TDU. I've been a member for more than 7 years. TDU has been an excellent source of information and helped me tremendously on how to become a better steward."
Robert Kirk
Archer Daniels Midland Local 279, Decatur, Ill.


Central States Pension Fund: $18.2 billion

April 15, 2014: The Central States Pension third quarter 2013 financial report shows that assets increased to $18.2 billion, due to the run-up of the stock market last year.

New York TDU Bowl-a-thon

April 15, 2014: The New York TDU Chapter is hosting a Bowl-a-Thon to build solidarity and raise funds for rank-and-file reform and grassroots union democracy.

Remembering Pioneers of Teamster Reform

April 8, 2014: Three Teamsters who helped blaze the trail for Teamster reform have passed away. They had vision, courage and determination and put solidarity ahead of self-advancement.

Hoffa Gets a Raise

March 31, 2014: Unlike many Teamsters, James Hoffa got a nice raise last year. His salary went up by $4,000 to $300,788. But there’s more: His “housing allowance” ballooned to $67,358, so his total compensation went up to $381,409. Ken Hall gets that outsized perk also; Halls’s total compensation was $301,519.